Category Archives: Programs and Events

Tax Help at the Library

It’s hard to believe it’s already tax season again. Tax day is Tuesday, April 17th this year. It’s time to gather all of your documents and forms. Though the IRS will not be sending out print forms to the library, … Continue reading

Posted in Harrisonville, Northern Resource Center (Belton), Programs and Events | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Libraries Vital to Success of Cities & Counties

This year, the library is celebrating 70 years of existence. In the pre-Internet, pre-computer days, libraries were the main and sometimes only resource in a town for in-depth information on any given subject. Back in the day of only three … Continue reading

Posted in Archie, Bookmobile, Drexel, Garden City, Genealogy, General, Harrisonville, Northern Resource Center (Belton), Pleasant Hill, Programs and Events | Tagged | Leave a comment

The Library Celebrates 70 Years!

December marks the 70th Anniversary of the Cass County Public Library. To celebrate, we are holding an Opening Tea on December 7th in honor of our seven decades of service to Cass County. The Harrisonville Branch will also host a … Continue reading

Posted in General, Programs and Events | Tagged | Leave a comment

Author Event: Nancy Pickard

October 15th through 21st is National Friends of the Library Week. This year is the 12th year celebrating Friends of the Library groups, and Cass County Public Library now has its own Friends group! In celebration, the Friends of Cass … Continue reading

Posted in Friends of the Library, Programs and Events | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Find Great Reads & Friendships in a Book Club

Joining a book club in your community is a great way to find new reads and broaden your reading interests. It’s also a great way to meet the people in your community. Whether or not everyone in the book club … Continue reading

Posted in Book Clubs, Drexel, Garden City, Harrisonville, Northern Resource Center (Belton), Pleasant Hill, Programs and Events, Websites and Databases | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Thank You, Summer Reading Sponsors!

Summer Reading starts on June 5th at all Cass County Public Library branches! This year’s theme is Build A Better World. As in years past, we could not provide award books or special events without the help of sponsors and volunteers … Continue reading

Posted in Archie, Bookmobile, Drexel, Garden City, Harrisonville, Northern Resource Center (Belton), Pleasant Hill, Programs and Events | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Former Garden City Branch Manager, Marilyn Thomas, Retires

Marilyn Thomas started with Cass County Public Library in 1985 as the Creighton Branch Supervisor. She then moved to the Garden City branch, where she has been ever since. She served as the Branch Manager there until 2007, when she … Continue reading

Posted in Garden City, Library Staff, Programs and Events | Tagged , | Leave a comment